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Matthew Norwood
Matthew Norwood
Texas A&M University at Galveston

Texas A&M University at Galveston


PhD: Chemical Oceanography

Bachelor of Science: Texas A&M University at Galveston

Major: Marine Biology

Minor: Chemistry

  • Welch Fellowship Award 2011
  • Welch Travel Grant Award 2011
  • Webber Scholarship 2012-2013
  • Texas A&M Research Symposium; Oceanography 2012-2013
  • Mooney-Travel-Fellowship 2012, 2013 & 2015

Quantitative Chemical Analysis Lab

Organic Chemistry Lab I & II

Matthew Norwood

Graduate Student

Research Interests

  • Black Carbon and Blue Carbon
  • The effects of Pyrolysis and A. Germinans expansion on the solubilization, degredation, and sequestration of terrestrial organic carbon

Selected Publications

M.J. Norwood., P. Louchouarn, L.-J. Kuo, and O.R. Harvey. (2013). Characterization and biodegradation of water-soluble organic matter extracted form low-temperature charcoals. Organic Geochemistry. Vol. 56, 111–119.

Gao, X., Norwood, M., Frederick, C., McKee, A., Masiello, C. A., & Louchouarn, P. (2016). Organic geochemical approaches to identifying formation processes for middens and charcoal-rich features. Organic Geochemistry, 94(C), 1–11. DOI: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2016.01.007

Additional Information

Advisor: Dr. Patrick Louchouarn
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